Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Local Dems Like John Gregg

Former Speaker of the House John Gregg will be a welcome gubernatorial candidate for local Democrats. "I think he'll be an excellent governor," said Heather Maddox, party chairwoman. "I think the people here in Tippecanoe County will relate to him really well," Maddox plans to host Gregg for June event. Sheila Klinker, served with Gregg when he was in office from 1986 to 2002, thisnks hios conservatism will be popular a conservative Democrat who was popular on both sides of the aisle. "I think that will help him," Klinker said. Read more about Gregg's reception here.